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Culture Change: Reads of the week 18.01

[fa icon="calendar'] 18-Jan-2017 17:17:43 / by John Hodges posted in Culture change, Brazil, Diversity, Openness, Brands

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Welcome to our latest 'Culture Change' blog, where you'll find links to the latest culture news and insights. Read on to find out about the importance of being open, how to keep positivity alive,  the potential pitfalls of diversity programmes, and more.

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A culture of diversity: Building business benefit

[fa icon="calendar'] 25-Aug-2016 10:52:36 / by Amanda Fajak posted in Diversity, Empowerment, Team culture, Values, Symbols, Mindsets, Amanda Fajak

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Diversity has direct and surprising positive effects on your business. Not only can it yield a range of beneficial impacts but it can also help limit some of the more extreme tendencies your teams may face. It is a proposition I recently put forward in an article for Acquisition International and one that I’d like to reflect on here.

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The culture of diversity in the workplace

[fa icon="calendar'] 07-Jul-2016 16:53:45 / by Amanda Fajak posted in Corporate culture, Diversity, Finance

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I was recently asked by corporate finance publication Acquisition International to contribute my thoughts on the topics of diversity and culture, and the impact that both can have upon the Finance Sector.
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Archetype in focus: the People-First culture

[fa icon="calendar'] 11-Feb-2016 15:20:49 / by Carolyn Taylor posted in Carolyn Taylor, Culture archetypes, Behaviour, Diversity, Empowerment, People-First, Symbols, Systems

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Through our 25 years of experience, we’ve observed that most current and desired cultures can be described by one or more of six cultural archetypes. This article focuses on the People-First Culture. Some other words for People-First? Empowerment, development, safety, care, relationships, and fun.

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People-First: A culture for remarkable results

[fa icon="calendar'] 29-May-2014 12:39:01 / by Carolyn Taylor posted in Carolyn Taylor, Culture archetypes, Leadership, Behaviour, Diversity, Empowerment, People-First, Symbols, Systems

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“If you get the environment right, every one of us has the capacity to do remarkable things.”

 
At Walking the Talk, we work with six archetypes: Achievement, Customer-Centric, Innovation, One-Team, Greater-Good and People-First. It’s People-First that consistently polarises most executives.

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